India to play New Zealand and Bangladesh in 2019 World Cup warm-ups

India to play New Zealand and Bangladesh in 2019 World Cup warm-ups

India will tackle New Zealand and Bangladesh in warm-up fixtures previous the 2019 World Cup in England and Wales.

The video games will likely be performed at The Oval and Cardiff’s Sophia Gardens respectively on Might 25 and Might 28, whereas the remaining fixtures, squeezed between Might 24 and Might 28, will likely be unfold throughout Bristol and Southampton along with the 2 venues.

Every of the ten groups will play two warm-up matches and have the luxurious of fielding their complete 15-member squads, as these fixtures will not carry ODI standing.

Pakistan will tackle Afghanistan within the first warm-up in Bristol on Might 24, and hosts England, who kickstart the primary occasion towards South Africa at The Oval on Might 30, will meet Australia on Might 25 for his or her first warm-up in Southampton.

“It’s all the time an enormous milestone saying an thrilling warm-up schedule for the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup because it actually highlights simply how shut we’re to the motion getting underway this summer time,” World Cup managing director Steve Elworthy stated.

“These video games present one other unbelievable alternative for followers to see world-class gamers at their native venue and permits the event to interact native colleges and communities with one other likelihood to become involved with the Cricket World Cup.”